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5 Unique Stillwater Flies & How To Fish Them

5 Unique Stillwater Flies & How To Fish Them

In a way, a lake offers a little more scope for experimenting with fly presentation. Here are 5 unique ways you can fish a still water & the flies to use. Popper Hopper The popper hopper is one of our most successful fly patterns. Designed for reservoirs where the wind whips up a ripple, the bright yellow foam post is visible in even the filthiest conditions. The foam post also keeps the fly afloat on even the most choppy days….

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Still Water Fly Fishing Tips

Still Water Fly Fishing Tips

Reading A Still Water When you arrive at the water side, spend a few minutes observing the water. Tune in to your surroundings and get a feel for what’s happening. A few minutes of simple observations can make a real difference. Some questions to ask yourself; What are the fish feeding on? Are fish rising to take off the top? Are fish taking just below the surface? Is there no fish activity at all? If the fish are taking off…

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